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Horizon 2020 Information & Brokerage Event: Circular Economy and Plastics

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Wednesday, 16 October 2019 from 09:30 to 16:00 (BST)

Horizon 2020 Information & Brokerage Event: Circular...

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General attendee 14 Oct 2019 Free  
Event staff and speakers 14 Oct 2019 Free  

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Event Details

This free to attend event, and will give details about forthcoming Horizon 2020 Societal Challenge 5, specifically Circular Economy and Plastic related research and Innovation Actions,

Horizon 2020 is the European Union’s Research and Innovation Programme.

The event will provide delegates with the opportunity to:

  • Gather information on forthcoming 2020 topics;
  • Discuss and refine your project ideas with potential partners;
  • Join consortia forming around forthcoming 2020 topics;

Calls to be covered

Plastics and Circular Economy

  • CE-SC5-24-2020: Improving the sorting, separation and recycling of composite and multi-layer materials 
  • CE-SC5-28-2020: Develop and pilot circular systems in plastics, textiles and furniture sectors 
  • CE-SC5-30-2020: Plastics in the environment: understanding the sources, transport, distribution and impacts of plastics pollution 
  • CE-BIOTEC-09-2020: Upcycling Bio Plastics of food and drinks packaging 
  • CE-FNR-09-2020: Pilot action for the removal of marine plastics and litter –
  • CE-SC5-25-2020: Understanding the transition to a circular economy and its implications on the environment, economy and society 
  • CE-SC5-31-2020: Develop, implement and assess a circular economy oriented product information management system for complex products from cradle to cradle 
  • CE-SC5-07-2018-2019-2020: Raw materials innovation for the circular economy: sustainable processing, reuse, recycling and recovery schemes 
  • CE-SFS-36-2020: Diversifying revenue in rural Africa through bio-based solutions 
  • CE-FNR-07-2020: FOOD 2030 - Empowering cities as agents of food system transformation 

Who should attend

The event is suitable for anyone with an interest in participating in European projects in the forthcoming 2020 Circular Economy and Plastics topics. Delegates from all European Member States are encouraged to attend the event.



10:00 Welcome and Introduction

10:10 H2020 Circular Economy Topics 2020 call topics - H2020 Plastic related topics 

10:55 UK participation in H2020 

11:10 UK Circular Plastics Network

11:30 Panel Session: Q&A

11:50 Collaboration support landscape

12:15 Lunch

13:30 Hints & Tips: How to write a good proposal

14:00 Project idea pitches from delegates

13:00 Feedback

15:30 Next Steps & Close

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etc.venues Marble Arch
86 Edgware Road
W2 2EA London
United Kingdom

Wednesday, 16 October 2019 from 09:30 to 16:00 (BST)

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